The Complete Poems of Anna Akhmatova
ISBN10: 0939010275 ISBN13: 9780939010271 Contributors: Hemschemeyer, Judith (Translator) Publisher: Zephyr Pr Published: Jan 1 1998 Weight: 2.85lbs. Height: 9.00" Width: 6.00" Depth: 2.00" Language: English
Not only the most comprehensive, but also simply the best English translation ever of the great Russian poet (1889-1966). Publication of the original hardcover edition was one of the great publishing and poetry events of 1990. The present edition adds 80 new poetic texts which came to light at the end of 1990, as well as numerous photographs, and a 16-page portfolio portraying the poet through the eyes of painters, sculptors, and other artists. Published by Zephyr Press, 13 Robinson Street, Somerville, MA 02145. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.